Hudson, Wyoming

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Population in 2019: 445 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +9.3%
 
Males: 196  (44.1%)
Females: 249  (55.9%)
Median resident age:

39.4 years
Wyoming median age:

38.1 years

Zip codes: 82515.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $47,784 (it was $26,563 in 2000)
Hudson:

$47,784
WY:

$65,003

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $24,836 (it was $15,515 in 2000)

Hudson town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $167,253 (it was $58,100 in 2000)
Hudson:

$167,253
WY:

$235,200

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $166,532; detached houses: $190,655; mobile homes: $68,492

Median gross rent in 2019: $704.

March 2019 cost of living index in Hudson: 80.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 10.9%
(10.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 3.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 26.9% for American Indian residents, 25.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Hudson, WY (2019)
    • 38185.8%White alone
    • 327.2%Hispanic
    • 265.9%American Indian alone
    • 10.2%Two or more races

Races in Hudson detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Wyoming and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Hudson, Wyoming as of June 29, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Hudson is 512 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


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Ancestries: German (35.6%), British (5.0%), Norwegian (5.0%), English (4.4%), European (3.7%), Scottish (3.7%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 5090 feet

Land area: 0.42 square miles.

Population density: 1,059 people per square mile   (low).

Hudson, Wyoming map

4 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.0%
Wyoming:

2.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,079 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $903 (0.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Idaho Falls, ID (178.6 miles , pop. 50,730).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (280.4 miles , pop. 259,628).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (675.6 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities:

Arapahoe, WY (3.0 miles ),
Lander, WY (3.0 miles ),
Boulder Flats, WY (3.3 miles ),
Ethete, WY (3.4 miles ),
Riverton, WY (3.6 miles ),
Johnstown, WY (4.1 miles ),
Wind River, WY (4.1 miles ),
Fort Washakie, WY (4.2 miles )

Latitude: 42.90 N, Longitude: 108.58 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 307

Distribution of median household income in Hudson, WY in 2019
Distribution of house value in Hudson, WY in 2019
Hudson satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.3%
Wyoming:

4.9%
Most common occupations in Hudson, WY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (14.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.7%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (3.7%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (14.9%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (8.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (4.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Carpenters (4.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (14.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (12.6%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (6.8%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers, except waiters and waitresses (5.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.9%)
  • Teachers, special education (3.9%)
  • Librarians, curators, and archivists (3.9%)

Average climate in Hudson, Wyoming

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Hudson, Wyoming average temperatures Hudson, Wyoming average precipitation Hudson, Wyoming humidity Hudson, Wyoming wind speed Hudson, Wyoming snowfall Hudson, Wyoming sunshine Hudson, Wyoming clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2014 was 45.5. This is significantly better than average.

City:

45.5
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2014 was 0.173. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.173
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2014 was 2.14. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.14
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 0.865. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.865
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2014 was 28.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.3
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2011 was 10.3. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.3
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2011 was 3.14. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.14
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Hudson-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Wyoming state average. It is 1142% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 154.7 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 274.1 miles away from Hudson center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 6/30/1975 at 18:54:13, a magnitude 6.1 (5.6 MB, 5.9 MS, 6.1 UK, 6.1 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 162.9 miles away from the city center
On 3/28/1975 at 02:31:05, a magnitude 6.2 (6.1 MB, 6.0 MS, 6.2 ML) earthquake occurred 208.0 miles away from the city center
On 2/3/1994 at 09:05:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.4 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, 5.8 ML, Depth: 4.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 121.1 miles away from Hudson center
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 489.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Fremont County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Landslide: 1, Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hudson topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Hudson:

  • NORTH CENTER - WSTS (Hospital, about 8 miles away; LANDER, WY)
  • WESTWARD HEIGHTS CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; LANDER, WY)
  • LANDER VALLEY HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; LANDER, WY)
  • PSYCHIATRIC INSTITUTE OF WYOMING,THE (Hospital, about 10 miles away; LANDER, WY)
  • LANDER REGIONAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 10 miles away; LANDER, WY)
  • LITTLE WIND HOSPICE, AN AMEDISYS COMPANY (Hospital, about 12 miles away; RIVERTON, WY)
  • RIVERTON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 13 miles away; RIVERTON, WY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hudson:

  • Western Wyoming Community College (about 97 miles; Rock Springs, WY; Full-time enrollment: 2,086)
  • Casper College (about 115 miles; Casper, WY; FT enrollment: 2,770)
  • Sheridan College (about 153 miles; Sheridan, WY; FT enrollment: 2,070)
  • Brigham Young University-Idaho (about 173 miles; Rexburg, ID; FT enrollment: 30,522)
  • Utah State University (about 184 miles; Logan, UT; FT enrollment: 21,131)
  • Wyotech-Laramie (about 188 miles; Laramie, WY; FT enrollment: 2,765)
  • University of Wyoming (about 190 miles; Laramie, WY; FT enrollment: 10,810)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Fremont County Fire Protection District Battalion 10 Hudson (A). Display/hide its location on the map

River: Little Popo Agie River (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Fremont County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.4 people
Wyoming:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

69.4%
Whole state:

64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

9.3%
Whole state:

7.1%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Hudson:

Marital status in Hudson, WY
  • Never married: 28.4%
  • Now married: 47.7%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 6.9%
  • Divorced: 15.0%

For population 25 years and over in Hudson:

  • High school or higher: 94.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.6%
  • Unemployed: 10.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.8
Wyoming average:

9.6

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Hudson, WY (based on Fremont County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,26950
Other3,65812
Catholic3,04710
Mainline Protestant2,21916
None26,930-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 10
Fremont County:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.10 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Fremont County:

0.27 / 10,000 pop.
Wyoming:

0.27 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Fremont County:

1.07 / 10,000 pop.
Wyoming:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
This county:

3.74 / 10,000 pop.
Wyoming:

5.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 36
Here:

9.61 / 10,000 pop.
Wyoming:

10.08 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Fremont County:

8.0%
Wyoming:

7.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Fremont County:

26.0%
State:

24.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

50.1%
Wyoming:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Hudson:

46.8%
Wyoming:

46.6%

Average BMI:
Hudson:

29.1
Wyoming:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

22.9%
Wyoming:

21.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.7%
State:

10.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Hudson:

6.8
Wyoming:

6.8

Overweight people:
Hudson:

36.8%
Wyoming:

34.7%

General health condition:
This city:

55.6%
Wyoming:

56.6%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

76.6%
Wyoming:

78.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Hudson, WY Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$4,870$58,4401$1,024
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$252
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$746
Totals for Government 1$4,870$58,4403$2,022

Hudson government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $73,000 ($164.04)
    Water Utilities: $10,000 ($22.47)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $135,000 ($303.37)
    Financial Administration: $114,000 ($256.18)
    General - Other: $57,000 ($128.09)
    Sewerage: $44,000 ($98.88)
    Regular Highways: $28,000 ($62.92)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $23,000 ($51.69)
    Parks and Recreation: $15,000 ($33.71)
    Local Fire Protection: $12,000 ($26.97)
    Natural Resources - Other: $10,000 ($22.47)
    Libraries: $9,000 ($20.22)
    Health - Other: $5,000 ($11.24)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $120,000 ($269.66)

Hudson government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $56,000 ($125.84)
    Other: $11,000 ($24.72)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $72,000 ($161.80)
    Other: $6,000 ($13.48)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $264,000 ($593.26)
    Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($6.74)
    Donations From Private Sources: $1,000 ($2.25)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $165,000 ($370.79)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $143,000 ($321.35)
    Other: $80,000 ($179.78)
    Highways: $3,000 ($6.74)
  • Tax - Property: $24,000 ($53.93)
    Public Utilities Sales: $12,000 ($26.97)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $10,000 ($22.47)

Hudson government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $165,000 ($370.79)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,173,000 ($2635.96)

5.27% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($49,838 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.27%
Wyoming average:

7.08%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Natrona County, WY  0.32% ($53,938 average AGI)
from Albany County, WY  0.18% ($28,741)
from Sweetwater County, WY  0.17% ($53,038)


5.73% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($46,791 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.73%
Wyoming average:

7.86%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Natrona County, WY  0.44% ($44,500 average AGI)
to Laramie County, WY  0.26% ($52,821)
to Albany County, WY  0.15% ($55,773)

Strongest AM radio stations in Hudson:

  • KOVE (1330 AM; 5 kW; LANDER, WY; Owner: FREMONT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTWO (1030 AM; 50 kW; CASPER, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KVOW (1450 AM; 1 kW; RIVERTON, WY; Owner: EDWARDS COMMUNICATIONS, LC)
  • KUYO (830 AM; daytime; 25 kW; EVANSVILLE, WY; Owner: WYOMING CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KIQN (1010 AM; 50 kW; TOOELE, UT)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KSL (1160 AM; 50 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KZMQ (1140 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GREYBULL, WY; Owner: LEGEND COMMUNICATIONS OF WYOMING LLC)
  • KNZZ (1100 AM; 50 kW; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: M B C GRAND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hudson:

  • K244DP (96.7 FM; LANDER, WY; Owner: WESTERN INSPIRATIONAL BROADCASTERS, INC)
  • KDLY (97.5 FM; LANDER, WY; Owner: FREMONT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCWC-FM (88.1 FM; RIVERTON, WY; Owner: CENTRAL WYOMING COLLEGE)
  • K276DV (103.1 FM; EDEN, WY; Owner: WESTERN INSPIRATIONAL BROADCASTERS)
  • KDNO (101.7 FM; THERMOPOLIS, WY; Owner: CARJIM, LLC)
  • KTAK (93.9 FM; RIVERTON, WY; Owner: EDWARDS COMMUNICATIONS, LC)
  • KWRR (89.5 FM; ETHETE, WY; Owner: BUSINESS COUNCIL OF THE NORTHERN ARAPAHO TRIBE)
  • KWYW (99.1 FM; LOST CABIN, WY; Owner: JIMMY RAY CARROLL)
  • KTRZ (93.1 FM; RIVERTON, WY; Owner: JIMMY RAY CARROLL)
  • K220GP (91.9 FM; LANDER, WY; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF WYOMING)

TV broadcast stations around Hudson:

  • KGWL-TV (Channel 5; LANDER, WY; Owner: CHELSEY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF CASPER, LLC)
  • K22CI (Channel 22; LANDER, WY; Owner: WYOMING CHANNEL 2, INC.)
  • K12HM (Channel 12; LANDER, WY; Owner: LANDER VALLEY TV ASSOCIATION)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 33ft / 10.2mTotal length
  • $300,000Total costs
  • 19,147Total average daily traffic
  • 1,290Total average daily truck traffic
  • 25,680Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Hudson)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • Riv-003, 700 S. Ohio (Lat: 42.897028 Lon: -108.583833), Type: Tower, Structure height: 61 m, Call Sign: WPUM947,
    Assigned Frequencies: 21675.0 MHz, Grant Date: 03/29/2002, Expiration Date: 03/29/2012, Cancellation Date: 06/02/2012, Certifier: Michael E Zimmerman, Registrant: The Helein Law Group, P.C., 8180 Greensboro Drive, Suite 700, Mclean, VA 22102, Phone: (703) 714-1313, Fax: (703) 714-1330, Email:
  • HUDSON, 1120 South Ohio Avenue (Lat: 42.893833 Lon: -108.583889), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: WPZH565,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11505.0 MHz, 11545.0 MHz, 6197.24 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6345.49 MHz, 6375.14 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 6404.79 MHz, 6197.24 MHz, 6226.89 MHz... (+34 more), Grant Date: 12/17/2013, Expiration Date: 01/12/2024, Certifier: Alan S Hinman, Registrant: Lukas, Lafuria, Gutierrez & Sachs, LLP, 8300 Greensboro Drive, Suite 1200, Tysons, VA 22102, Phone: (703) 584-8673, Fax: (703) 584-8696, Email:
  • Hudson, WY, Lat: 42.779111 Lon: -108.424000, Call Sign: WQAY339,
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.443 MHz, 956.443 MHz, Grant Date: 07/26/2014, Expiration Date: 08/25/2024, Certifier: Joseph Listengart, Registrant: Sourcegas Distribution LLC, 655 East Millsap Road, Suite 104, Fayetteville, AR 72703, Phone: (877) 404-7207, Fax: (479) 582-7802, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: K7BEK, Previous Call Sign: KD7KFE, Licensee ID: L00278744, Grant Date: 06/12/2012, Expiration Date: 06/12/2022, Certifier: Rebecca L Pierson, Registrant: Rebecca L Pierson, Po Box 129, Hudson, WY 82515
  • Call Sign: KI7LLG, Licensee ID: L02087518, Grant Date: 03/14/2017, Expiration Date: 03/14/2027, Certifier: Brian P Filibeck, Registrant: Brian P Filibeck, Hudson, WY 82515

Most common first names in Hudson, WY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1078.2 years
Mary779.3 years
Robert671.3 years
George576.6 years
Thomas477.7 years
Victor472.7 years
William464.8 years
Edith384.0 years
Frances386.3 years
Charles364.0 years
Most common last names in Hudson, WY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Vanvleet976.4 years
Svilar871.7 years
Frappart581.0 years
Rogers582.2 years
Hoyt482.0 years
Holst478.8 years
Vinich465.7 years
Homec379.7 years
Majdic378.0 years
Rossi376.7 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Hudson, WY
  • 76.1%Utility gas
  • 9.2%Wood
  • 8.5%Electricity
  • 6.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Hudson, WY
  • 69.7%Utility gas
  • 30.3%Electricity


Hudson compared to Wyoming state average:

  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
There is 1 pilot and 1 other airmen in this city.
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